Truth is most definitely stranger than fiction in film and this week you can unravel the mystery behind a deadly conspiracy in Kill The Messenger, explore Stephen Hawking's mindscape with The Theory of Everything, and join a woman on her journey to absolute freedom in Wild...
By Daniel Dercksen 27 Feb 2015 11:28
If there's one film everyone will be talking about, it's the masterful Whiplash. Thrilling to the bone, the psychological warfare between a student and teacher is intense beyond words in writer-director Damien Chazelle's first-rate drama.
By Daniel Dercksen 16 Feb 2015 09:30
Spy films get a zany makeover with the totally crazy Kingsman: The Secret Service, the story of a super-secret spy organisation that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training programme just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
By Daniel Dercksen 13 Feb 2015 11:52
In the wacky, zany and wickedly hilarious satire The Interview, the producer and host of one of TV's most watched celebrity tabloid shows are recruited by the CIA on an absurd mission to eliminate the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un.
By Daniel Dercksen 7 Feb 2015 09:00
Selma movingly probes the quest for the basic human right to vote and takes us into the world of Dr Martin Luther King Jr who bravely led courageous marchers to carry out a peaceful procession from Selma, Alabama to Montgomery, Alabama, changing the course of America and the modern concept of civil rights for ever.
By Daniel Dercksen 6 Feb 2015 09:30
A Sherman tank and its five-man crew strike at the heart of Nazi Germany in Fury, a consummate masterwork by David Ayer. Brutal and savage, Fury is a must-see film that will definitely change your views on war as it takes you on a soulful journey through a nightmarish hell.
By Daniel Dercksen 27 Jan 2015 10:29
Crazed obsession and fame and fortune clash head on in Maps to the Stars, David Cronenberg's modern Hollywood Gothic film about the ravenous 21st- century need for fame and validation - and the yearning, loss and fragility that lurk in the shadows underneath.
By Daniel Dercksen 19 Jan 2015 10:51